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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander profile - Key statistics

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Census population of Rockhampton in 2011 was 6,005, living in 2,277 dwellings.

Key statistics
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples - Rockhampton20112006Change
Number of persons usually residentNumber%Queensland - ATSI %Number%Queensland - ATSI %
Population summary--------------
Total population6,005100.0100.05,280100.0100.0+725
Males2,95149.149.22,63950.049.1+312
Females3,05450.950.82,64150.050.9+413
Indigenous status--------------
Aboriginal5,16185.978.54,51885.677.4+643
Torres Strait Islander4537.512.94558.614.4-2
Both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander3816.38.23125.98.2+69
Dwellings--------------
Persons counted in non private dwellings422----451-----29
Persons counted in private dwellings5,588----4,801----+787
Occupied private dwellings2,277----1,839----+438

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence). Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

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